Ep. 165 Why Did a Booming Economy Hit a Snag? (You’ll Never Guess Krugman’s Answer….)

19 November 2018     |     Tom Woods     |     3

Brazil’s economy was booming and everything looked great, and then it suffered a severe slump. What the heck happened? Well, whether or not you’re interested in Brazil you’ll be interested in Krugman’s attempted answers and our replies. (You’ll also be shocked to learn that Krugman has quietly changed his position on Brazil, hoping no one would notice. No such luck, Paul.)

Krugman Column

What the Hell Happened to Brazil? (Wonkish)” (November 9, 2018)

Contra Column

Paul Krugman says Brazil’s economic crisis is ‘manageable’,” by Jill Langlois

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